Pub-crawler or Front-crawler?

It’s one thing to write for an open water swimming magazine, but it's completely different actually taking the plunge swimming in a lake or ocean…out in the open. Just over a month ago I asked…

Vitality and Food

Two of my major pet peeves are being bombarded with spam emails or 'newsletters' AND being told how and what to eat. But alas, I have found a most happy medium ...in the form of…

The Shining by Stephen King

“Are you sure self-pity is a luxury you can afford, Jack?” “He would write it for the reason he felt that all great literature, fiction and nonfiction, was written: truth comes out, in the end…

Dear Stephen King

Your books have sold more than 350 million copies and have been adapted into a number of feature films, television movies and even comic books. Yet it's not your impressive stats that make me a…

A Rare One…

My alarm didn't go off this morning. Either that or my late night watching Black Books made me sleep straight through the alarm. So my mother's shouting (aka screeching) at me to look out of…